If you’re a developer, join a11y evangelist and senior front-end engineer Marcy Sutton on April 27th for an interactive tutorial on getting started with aXe-Core. Marcy will walk you through aXe-Core setup and answer all your burning questions about accessibility testing with this cool browser extension. Sign up to learn more! Continue Reading Join our aXe-core Live Tutorial!
If your organization is facing an important web or mobile accessibility compliance deadline and your team has little no experience with web accessibility, then this this guide is for you. Read on to learn what we cover in our helpful eGuide for digital accessibility compliance newbies – and you’ll have a better understanding of how to tackle that first accessibility project. Continue Reading Digital A11y Compliance: A Guide to Getting Started
Planning on attending CSUN 2017? Then make sure to mark your calendar for Deque’s 2nd annual aXe Hackathon! A11y all-stars Marcy Sutton & Wilco Fiers will be using aXe to perform accessibility testing on open source component libraries, WordPress templates and resources. Learn how to perform basic accessibility testing, compile an a11y bug report and so much more…plus hang around for the free munchies and cool prizes. You don’t want to miss this event! Continue Reading Web Accessibility in Action at the 2017 aXe Hackathon
This fall, the much awaited launch of the new Healthcare.gov site made headlines as its many glitches caused consumers frustration while trying to sign up for healthcare. Recent reports indicate that many of the site’s initial problems have been fixed, and people are now able to sign up. But we wondered, how accessible is the site for everyone? Can people with disabilities easily sign up… Continue Reading Accessibility and Healthcare.gov
Bach to Bach The Open Well-Tempered Clavier Kickstarter project, a.k.a. “Bach to Bach,” is bringing free, high-quality recordings of composer Johann Sebastian Bach’s collection, Well-Tempered Clavier to the Internet under a Creative Commons license. The project is being helmed by Robert Douglass – founder of the successful Open Goldberg project – and concert pianist Kimiko Ishizaka and has already reached and surpassed its initial goal of… Continue Reading Kickstarter Seeks to Bring Bach to Braille Users
Deque will be at the US Business Leadership Network (USBLN) Annual Conference next week. Deque will be featured in the Expo Hall, and our CEO, Preety Kumar, will be presenting a plenary session on Digital Accessibility in the 21st Century Workplace. Digital Accessibility in the 21st Century Workplace: the Imperative Plenary Session, Oct. 2nd 3:45-5pm. Digital Accessibility is one of the most pressing issues in the… Continue Reading Deque at USBLN, Sept. 30 – Oct. 3 in Los Angeles